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Joe’s Random Movie Trivia: “Sin City” (2004)

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In the film, Marv refers to his pistol as “Gladys”. We find out why he calls it Gladys in the graphic novel “The Hard Goodbye” and the Extended Version of the film. In a scene where Marv sneaks into his mother’s apartment to get his gun, he explains in the narration that he named the gun after one of the nuns who taught him at school. And that the gun has, “almost lived up to the name”.


Joe’s Random Movie Trivia: “The Faculty” (1998)

It was Elijah Wood’s performance in this sci-fi/horror movie that convinced director Peter Jackson that Wood was right for the part of Frodo Baggins in “The Lord of the Rings”.